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Master of Science in Business Administration (English)

About the Program

Master of Science in Business Administration is for those who seek to get an advanced degree in management for a career in academia, business, or public administration.

Courses are held in our monumental building, located at the heart of Ankara, and are taught by a top-notch, research-active faculty.

The program offers courses in all major sub-fields of business administration, which include accounting, finance, production and operations management, supply chain and logistics management, organization and strategy, and marketing. Students are also given a chance to select from a large pool of elective courses, which offer more detailed information about functional fields or introduce hot topics such as innovation and entrepreneurship.

This two-year-long program additionally requires completion of a master’s thesis, which will not only allow students to develop their analytical thinking and research skills but also provide a solid background for those who wish to pursue doctoral studies in social sciences.


Admission Requirements


For Turkish Citizens
  • Applicants must hold a 4-year undergraduate degree.
  • Undergraduate CGPA must be at least 2.70 over 4.00 (or 69.66 over 100.)
  • Applicants must submit a minimum ALES (Equal Weight) score of 75. An equivalent score on an exam accepted by the Higher Education Council is also valid.
  • Applicants must submit a minimum English YDS/e-YDS or YÖKDİL score of 80. An equivalent score on an exam accepted by the Higher Education Council is also valid.
  • Candidates must earn a minimum score of 75 from written science exams and/or interviews.
  • Overall assessment must be 75 or higher. 
For International Applicants
  • A commission set up by the relevant department’s directorate and composed of at least 3 faculty members determines the field in which applicants must hold an undergraduate degree and the minimum CGPA.
  • Candidates must demonstrate their proficiency in English to be able to start their studies. Those who have received their undergraduate degree from a university in which the language of instruction is English that is in a country where English is the official language or obtained the minimum specified score from one of the following language exams are regarded as proficient in English. Applicants who never submit any of these documents will be required to take the foreign language preparation programs, which will take a maximum of two semesters.


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  • International students must pay the tuition fee of 6.000 TL per year.
Horizontal Transfer
  • Must be currently enrolled in a Master’s program
  • Must satisfy the requirements of the program that is being applied,
  • Current GPA must be at least 2.50,
  • Must have finished at least one semester in the currently enrolled program,
  • Must NOT be further than the half of the currently enrolled program,
  • Must NOT have any disciplinary record,
  • Must have satisfied all the requirements of the completed semesters of the currently enrolled program.


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Program Coordinator and Contact Information
Research Assistant Furkan MARAŞLI

  +90 312 596 44 94



For Turkish Citizens
  • Click here for the documents required for the application.
  • Click here for the online application page.

The application page becomes active in the period when the applications are accepted.


Application Calendar and Evaluation

The applications are generally accepted in the months of June-July-August for fall semesters and November-December for spring semesters. The university website should be followed for the exact dates.

Applicants are ranked based on an initial evaluation carried out by weighting 50% of ALES score and 50% of GPA. The number of candidates invited to science exams can be up to five times the quota. Three points after comma in decimals are taken into consideration in the ranking of applicants. If more than one candidate rank last with the same score, all these candidates are invited to entrance examination.

After applications are accepted, a science exam is held on the announced date. The application results are determined by weighting 50% of ALES score, 20% of GPA, and 30% of science exam score. Based on this evaluation, candidates who have earned a score of 75 and above are deemed successful. Successful candidates are ranked according to general evaluation scores (in cases of equal general evaluation scores, science exam scores are taken into consideration), and a number of candidates and substitute candidates as specified by quotas are announced on the institute's website.

For International Applicants
  • Click here for the documents required for the application.
  • Click here for the online application page.


Application Calendar and Evaluation

Applications are accepted throughout the year.

Applications are evaluated by taking into account acceptance requirements of the program and international student quotas. The evaluation result is sent to the applicant's e-mail address.
Horizontal Transfer


For transfer applications, the applicant must bring the required documentation to our institute in person during the application period.

Please click for the required documents.


Application Calendar and Evaluation

Please click for the application calendar.


Applications will be evaluated by the applied department and approved by the administrative board of our institute. The results of the board decision will be announced on our website (

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